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Most bad ass or memorable way to end a sales call?

I'm a huge movie buff and love analyzing badass dialogue. Quotes from Tarantino, Kaufman, Sorkin and others can give me a literal mind boner.


Been trying to brainstorm some cool ways to end cold calls and sales demos to be memorable and end with a bang. Any ideas?

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Chep
WR Officer
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Business Development Team Lead
It's not cool per se, but always establishing the next step is key before hopping off any call wether it be cold, discovery, or demo call
TheGreenSide
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Enterprise AE
Details of the next step too. Too often sales reps are okay with generic next steps. For instance, if the next step is the prospect signs an NDA or sends theirs over, get the prospect to agree to a date they plan on that happening. Sending their NDA takes 10 minutes of their time, so you'd expect later today or tomorrow. But they have other shit to do, so take the time and get them to agree on when they plan to do it. Then you can end with "Ok, perfect. I'll wait for you to send the NDA later this week, is it appropriate if I give you a shout Monday if I haven't heard from you?" or, even better, get them to agree to that Monday meeting to discuss next steps after.Β 
Sgt_Trollingham
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Business Development Director
Couldn't agree more. I love putting everything into timelines, and giving everyone their tasks... accountability!Β 
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Sgt_Trollingham
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Oh, absolutely!Β 
CharmingSalesGal
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Account Executive
I've been realllyyyyy big on sticking to time constraints since working remote more often. In my early career, I'd always offer to go over time because I could but now, if the meeting is for half an hour, we're done after half an hour. It also gives me the power to set those next steps and bring in new eyes & ears. "I know we didn't get to XYZ and I really think it is beneficial for us to go over that so how does day/time work? Who else do you think could benefit from talking about XYZ?" Works well and people like the respect of time!
Sgt_Trollingham
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Business Development Director
Oh, I like that a lot... for my industry, we almost always need a full hour. I might try booking some 30 minute meetings to see if splitting it keeps them more engaged.
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poweredbycaffeine
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Bean Juice Drinker | Sales Savant
There are many ways something like a quote/reference can miss. They don't know the reference, they don't appreciate it, it's not natural in the conversation, etc.

I guess I don't know that I've tried to end a call with a flourish before...and I can't remember a single memorable end from someone that demoed me.
Sgt_Trollingham
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Business Development Director
Ok good perspective. I wasn't necessarily meaning an existing quote, more just a way to stand out from the crowd a little. Obviously 99% of the work is done pre call and on the call, but I figured this was a fun thought exercise, not necessarily practical.

How hilarious would it be to end a call with something like: "Well now that you have satisfied all my desires..." (Obviously a joke, but something cleverer than that)
TheGreenSide
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Enterprise AE
I've recently tried inspiring my prospects at the end. Telling them how excited I am to get their name out there in their org, build their brand, help their team, etc. My target market isn't used to buying, so I need to build their confidence to be able to go out there and be my champion and want to push something through even if they get told "no" the first time around.
Sgt_Trollingham
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Business Development Director
I like that, although I feel it is fairly common now.Β 
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